1921 Right after the invention of the sharpener Christian Eisen and Johann Viertel start with the production of sharpeners in Baiersdorf.
1928 Christian Eisen founds the company Christian Eisen Metallwarenfabrik. The company moves to a new building in Baiersdorf, Schießäcker street.
1937 The development of the first fantasy sharpener in a radio shape helps to push the company directly after the world’s economic crisis.
1939 The capacities of the company were impounded by the German weapon industry.
1945 The sharpener production starts again and Eisen produces objects of daily usage, like e.g. lighters.
1963 Johann Eisen, son of the founder, takes over the management of the company.
1970 The company building is renovated and extended.
1978 With Reiner Eisen, son of Johann Eisen, the third generation enters the company.

1985 The product range is extended to cosmetic sharpeners.
1994 The company moves to a new modern and bigger building in the industrial area of Baiersdorf.
2003 Eisen opens a second location in Taicang close to Shanghai, for the production of stationery sharpeners.
2007 Stephan and Christian Eisen, sons of Reiner Eisen and therefore the fourth generation, take over the operative responsibility of the company.
2012The current General Manager of Eisen GmbH Germany in Baiersdorf is Reiner Eisen. Stephan Eisen is responsible for the management of Eisen Ltd. Taicang.

2017Eisen Taicang moves to a new location in Taicang, almost doubling available shopfloor and storage area.




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